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MENASource May 4, 2022
Iran-linked missile and maritime threats continue. Here’s how the US and its regional partners can bolster deterrence.
By Simon Handler
A shift in US strategy is needed to reestablish credible deterrence that denies potential attacks and punishes violations in order for the US and its partners in the Middle East to counter Iranian naval aggression and missile launches.
MENASource Apr 29, 2022
Lebanon has a parliamentary election next month. The Lebanese are eyeing it with apathy and cynicism.
By Nicholas Blanford
Most Lebanese believe that those politicians who created the financial disaster in the first place lack the will and ability to implement sector-wide reforms.